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U.S. prods Iran for talks to ease Gulf tensions- Tehran dismisses…

U.S. prods Iran for talks to ease Gulf tensions- Tehran dismisses…

Published 24/06/2019

DUBAI/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he was not seeking war with Tehran after a senior Iranian military commander warned any [more…]

Oil prices climb as U.S.-Iran tensions mount

Oil prices climb as U.S.-Iran tensions mount

Published 24/06/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices rose on Monday to extend gains from last week, bolstered as tensions remain high between Iran and the United States [more…]

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Asia stocks climb pre-G20, oil up on U.S.-Iran feud

Published 24/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Stock markets in Asia inched higher on Monday on hopes that U.S. and Chinese leaders will be able to get trade [more…]

U.S. sanctions on Iran are biting: Bolton

U.S. sanctions on Iran are biting: Bolton

Published 23/06/2019

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Iran is feeling the effects of existing U.S. sanctions as President Donald Trump prepares to impose more of them from Monday, his [more…]

Oil prices slip for second day on global growth worries

Oil prices slip for second day on global growth worries

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - Oil prices fell for a second day on Tuesday on signs that global economic growth is being hit by the U.S.-China trade [more…]

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Asia stocks edge up cautiously as Fed jitters build, Europe seen lower

Published 18/06/2019

TOKYO/HONG KONG (Reuters) - Most Asian stock markets rose on Tuesday but gains were capped by investor caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy [more…]

Oil group Total hopes new supercomputer will help it find oil…

Oil group Total hopes new supercomputer will help it find oil…

Published 18/06/2019

PARIS (Reuters) - Energy major Total said its new supercomputer - which has propelled it to a world ranking as the most powerful computer in [more…]

Saudi air defenses intercept two Houthi drones: Saudi press agency

Saudi air defenses intercept two Houthi drones: Saudi press agency

Published 18/06/2019

(Reuters) - Saudi air defenses intercepted two Houthi drones, one of them targeting a residential area in the southern city of Abha, the Saudi press [more…]

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East – sources

Exclusive: U.S. preparing to send more troops to Middle East – sources

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington [more…]

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

U.S. military releases new images from oil tanker attacks

Published 18/06/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. military on Monday released new images it says showed Iran’s Revolutionary Guard (IRGC) removing an unexploded limpet mine from a [more…]